At Boys & Girls Village, we understand that children and families are the cornerstones of our society. Since 1942, it has been our mission to preserve and strengthen family bonds. As a leader in services for troubled youth and their families, we continually strive to develop a seamless continuum of care. Boys & Girls Village offers an array of services for children and their families. These services range from highly structured sub-acute services on campus to intensive intervention and care in the home and the community. Our broad range of programs and services are designed to work collaboratively with families, state and local agencies, and other community providers.
Clinician Bilingual- ASBTEP
Boys & Girls village is looking for a Master's Level Clinician to provide Case Management and Sexuality Education for 1 to 3 months for youth and individualized clinical and case management services in the home to the youth including other individuals in his/her natural support system. The Clinician provides the above plus Individualized Treatment to youth for 3 – 12 months. We offer increased compensation for Bilingual staff.
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Bachelor's level candidate able to work both independently and as a team. Must be reliable and passionate about working with at risk teens. Detail oriented, organized, and able to balance case management while overseeing a youth run business. Valid driver's license and clean driving record required. Bilingual preferred
The Milieu Nurse provides nursing services and administers medication as needed in a residential treatment facility . The milieu nurse is also responsible for directly engaging with youth in care and assisting them in developing adaptive living skills. The milieu nurse also actively supervises, monitors, and manages crisis situations calmly and therapeutically in conjunction with the mental health workers. The milieu nurses are part of a multi-disciplinary team who work together to provide therapeutic services throughout a client’s stay.
Program Manager- Residency
Maters Degree in Social Work or high to oversee all operations of the HAMILTON program. They are responsible for ensuring that services are quality driven, strength based, trauma-informed, gender and culturally responsive, and delivered in a fiscally effective manner. The manager executes the position through programmatic oversight and development, direct supervision of key staff, and ensuring policies and procedures are in accordance with contracts, licensing and accreditation standards. The Manager assures that the program provides treatment services which are comprehensive, timely, and effective and are in accordance with the mission and goals of the agency.
Clinician (Bilingual)- MST-PSB
Bilingual Clinician to provide in home intensive community based clinical services to families of youth with problem sexual behavioral difficulties utilizing MST-PSB, an evidenced based treatment model. Duties include assessment, treatment, advocacy, and collaboration with community partners. Therapist must be willing work flexible hours, participate in 24-hour on-call rotation, and provide interventions in the home and community. MST-PSB places significant emphasis on clinician development and ongoing training, and supervision in utilizing the MST model is provided. We offer increased compensation for Bilingual staff.
Special Education Teacher
Certified Special Education Teacher to be responsible for the assessment, planning, programming and provision of special education instruction in a milieu model of specialized services. DSAP, Initial, Provisional or professional CT State Special Education Teaching Certification required. Bachelor's degree in special education required. Master's degree is preferred.
Mental Health Worker/Mentor AGENCY
Entry level Mentor acts as a role model for and reinforces the youth’s individual needs plan. They drive youth to court, appointments and recreational trips. They are responsible for directly supervising and engaging with youth and assisting them in developing adaptive living skills. The Youth Mentor also actively supervises, monitors, and manages crisis situations. The REGIONS residential program will provide a home-like environment with a therapeutic based milieu for JJ involved male adolescents with a rehabilitation and treatment focus
Masters Level Therapist provides in home clinical services to the child and other influencers in the child’s life (family, parents, school). The Therapist must work a flexible schedule in order to eliminate the factors that create risk for repeat maltreatment, out of home placement of the child, and continued substance misuse to promote the long-term sustainability and generalizability of treatment gains. We offer increased compensation for Bilingual staff.
Case Manager- MST/BSF
Bachelors Level Case Manger develops a trusting supportive relationship with child and family members through direct contact in the context of home visits, phone contacts and assistance in times of crisis. They must work a flexible schedule in order to accommodate the individual family needs, schedules, and in order to respond to crisis and under the supervision of the Program Manager.
The Housekeeper performs daily, weekly and monthly housekeeping tasks for the REGIONS House and Safe Haven. The Housekeeper will wash, dry, and fold bed linens, comforters, and towels. The Housekeeper will provide support as needed in other areas of the Milford campus.
Office Assistant- Bilingual
The Office Assistant is an office/administrative position under the immediate direction of the HR Manager. This position provides both a receptionist function as well as supporting a number of other clerical functions for the Bridgeport site. Work is performed primarily at the front office reception area. The receptionist is the person who is specifically employed by our Agency to courteously and graciously greet clients and their families and to handle all incoming calls.
Responsibilities often change daily with the needs of the specific individuals authorized to designate work to the receptionist, with the prior approval of the Office Manager
The Masters Level Clinician will conduct needs assessments, work with youth and family in developing plan of care and provide short-term, solution focused interventions. Responsible for synthesizing all information gathered into the assessment process, and conduct individual and family counseling.
School Psychologist/Board Certified Behavior Analyst
The School Psychologist/Board Certified Behavior Analyst functions as an instructional leader on a multi-disciplinary team of professionals. The School Psychologist/Board Certified Behavior Analyst will be responsible for the assessment, planning, programming and provision of special education services, behavior plans, functional behavioral assessments/analysis and data collection systems. The School Psychologist/Board Certified Behavior Analyst will be responsible for consulting to and collaborating with classroom staff in delivering behavior plans focused on data driven decision making, progress monitoring systems and empirically validated research practices.
The Office Manager supports the overall operating functions of the agency’s Bridgeport office, and is specifically responsible for point of entry management.